Newfoundland Quarterly Magazine (Print) RECENT ARTICLES Mary Pratt: “Why Do People Paint Pictures?” Newfoundland and Labrador’s arts and culture journal. From the MagazineExcerpt Portfolio: Patrick Thomas Canning Q&A Newfoundland and Labrador’s arts and culture journal. From the MagazineExcerpt 1917: The Year the War Came Home IN THE FALL 2017 issue of The Newfoundland Quarterly, we explore the ramifications of WWI on Newfoundland and Labrador. But what exactly was life like 100 years ago? Here are some facts to read before diving into this issue. From the MagazineExcerpt Woody Point: Doing it the Write Way IF IT WAS purely artistic, with no connection to the community, it wouldn’t work. From the MagazineExcerpt The Trout River Blue Whale IN MAY 2014, two blue whale carcasses washed up on the beaches of Trout River and Rocky Harbour. There are only 250 estimated in the North Atlantic, perhaps 20,000 worldwide.